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A nurse or other trained health professional will give you or your child this medicine. This medicine is given as a shot under your skin, into a muscle, or into a vein.
It is very important that you understand the requirements of the Sublocade™ REMS program, and become familiar with the Sublocade™ medication guide. Read and follow these instructions carefully. Ask your doctor if you have any questions. Ask your pharmacist for the medication guide if you do not have one.
Your doctor will give you a few doses of this medicine until your condition improves, and then switch you or your child to an oral medicine that works the same way. If you have any concerns about this, talk to your doctor.